Nobiru Station

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Nobiru Station
野蒜駅
Nobiru Station 20090726.jpg
Nobiru Station, September 2007
Location
Prefecture Miyagi
(See other stations in Miyagi)
City Higashimatsushima
Neighborhood etc. Nobiru
Postal code 981-0411
(in Japanese) Nobiru Station 20090726.jpg
History
Year opened 1928
Former name Tōhoku Suma Station
Present name since 1944
Rail services
Operator(s) JR East
Line(s) Senseki Line

Nobiru Station (野蒜駅 Nobiru-eki?) is a railway station in Higashimatsushima, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan, operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East).

Lines[edit]

Nobiru Station is served by the Senseki Line. It is located 34.0 rail kilometers from the terminus of the Senseki Line at Aoba-dōri Station.

Station layout[edit]

Nobiru Station has one island platform connected to the station building by a level crossing. The station is unattended.

Platforms[edit]

1 Senseki Line for Hon-Shiogama, Tagajō, Sendai, and Aoba-dōri
2 Senseki Line for Ishinomaki

Adjacent stations[edit]

« Service »
Senseki Line
Tōna   Local   Rikuzen-Ono

History[edit]

Nobiru Station opened on April 10, 1928 as a station on the Miyagi Electric Railway. On October 23, 1931 the station was renamed Tōhoku Suma Station (東北須磨駅?). The Miyagi Electric Railway was nationalized on May 1, 1944, and the station name reverted to its present name. The station was absorbed into the JR East network upon the privatization of JNR on April 1, 1987. The station was closed from March 11, 2011 due to damage to the line associated with the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami, and services have been replaced by a provisional Bus Rapid Transit service. The station is scheduled to be reopened in 2015. [1]

Surrounding area[edit]

  • Nobiru Post Office

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sendai Branch, East Japan Railway Company (September 1, 2011). 地震等による列車影響と運転見込みについて (in Japanese). Retrieved September 10, 2011. 

External links[edit]


Coordinates: 38°22′30″N 141°09′37″E / 38.3750°N 141.1603°E / 38.3750; 141.1603